Politics and balance sheets are driving high yield bonds (by Angus Rogers at Fiera Capital)
Description : Angus Rogers, Vice President and Senior Portfolio Manager, shares his insights on the drivers behind high yield bonds' performance, and what could affect the asset class going forward.
Recorded on October 18, 2018
Angus Rogers was the head of High Yield Trading and Co-head of Leverage Finance Department at Jeffries Group LLC. in Stamford, Connecticut. During his eight years at Jefferies, Angus oversaw a team of six traders and managed a total book size of US$500 million. Prior to that, he was Head of Trading/Co-Head of High Yield Group for RBC Capital Markets in New York.
Angus has over 28 years’ experience in both U.S. and Canadian high-yield and has been Managing Director at RBC Capital Markets in both New York and Toronto. He has a Bachelor’s degree in Economics, Politics, and Philosophy from the University of Western Ontario (1988) and received his CFA designation in 1992.